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Definitions of Worked

  1. of Work
  2. Laboured; managed; fermented.
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Quotes of Worked

  1. During the many centuries that magic, here on this planet, was presumed to have worked there were at least as many theories as to how magic worked as there were cultures and religions. – Lynn Abbey
  2. What I tried to do is deliver movies that have worked for me more than once. – Clive Barker
  3. We worked over at that place The Plantation Inn with The Del Rios. It was really wild over there. – William Bell
  4. If I can put one touch of rosy sunset into the life of any man or woman, I shall feel that I have worked with God. – Gilbert K. Chesterton
  5. Out all of these zillions of letters, one of the first ones that came was, as it turned out from Johnny Carson within the last five or six weeks of his life. I had worked with him. He lost a son who had worked for me. – Dick Ebersol
  6. Singing beautiful melodies is one thing, but to deliver the text so that the people understand it, even in a foreign language, has to be worked at very hard. – Maureen Forrester
  7. I waited and worked and watched the inferior exalted for nearly thirty years; and when recognition came at last, it was too late to alter events, or to make a difference in living. – Ellen Glasgow
  8. I have worked hard to improve my consistency in my driving, irons, short game, and putting. – Natalie Gulbis
  9. I know people think we drive around in these nice cars and we do whatever we want and our parents will pay our credit cards, but that's not the case. Sure, my parents were generous; I got a nice car at 16, but at 18 I was cut off. I've worked really hard. I opened the store myself. – Kim Kardashian
  10. I have worked to expand the health care debate beyond the current for -profit system, to include a public option and an amendment to free the states to pursue single payer. – Dennis Kucinich
  11. They say women talk too much. If you have worked in Congress you know that the filibuster was invented by men. – Clare Boothe Luce
  12. We shot that in all the real places where Van Gogh worked – Vincente Minnelli
  13. My education began in the public schools of Wilmington. During most of these years, from about age 10, I also worked at some job or other after school, on weekends, and in the summer months. – Daniel Nathans
  14. Of all the stars whom I worked with, I think Steve knew better what worked for him on the screen than any other. He had such a sense of what he could register, and that helped a lot in terms of shaping the character and the script. – Robert Wise
  15. Obviously I'd love to work with any of these great directors because every time I've worked with them I've gained a tremendous amount as an actor. Each director has his own way of pushing you towards improving yourself. – Zhang Ziyi

Usage examples for Worked

  1. My mind worked very slowly. – Greylorn by John Keith Laumer
  2. He worked hard at thinking. – The Duke's Children by Anthony Trollope
  3. In a way, we worked over it together. – In the Bishop's Carriage by Miriam Michelson
  4. But it has worked with the other girls! – The Blazed Trail by Stewart Edward White
  5. From that day he worked better. – Alec Forbes of Howglen by George MacDonald
  6. I worked near Enckworth once. – The Hand of Ethelberta by Thomas Hardy
  7. From that moment on, she worked fast. – The Cricket by Marjorie Cooke
  8. They'll tell you that I worked –  by
  9. He has worked so 'ard. – Love of Brothers by Katharine Tynan
  10. Mamma knows which it is, for I embroidered the cover; it has two doves worked upon it. – A Hungarian Nabob by Maurus Jókai
  11. They were all " worked up." – The Way of Ambition by Robert Hichens
  12. So often before, she and Richard had worked together. – The Film of Fear by Arnold Fredericks
  13. She worked as she never had before. – A Daughter of the Land by Gene Stratton-Porter
  14. " You worked with me," put in Jack, " and if I have any of it you should have a share. – The Hilltop Boys on Lost Island by Cyril Burleigh
  15. You've worked pretty late! – Innocent Her Fancy and His Fact by Marie Corelli
  16. Kelly looked at them warmly and thought about how it had worked out. – Has Anyone Here Seen Kelly? by Bryce Walton
  17. It worked on her an' worked on her, an' one day she up an' killed the baby an' her husband an' herself. – The Shape of Fear by Elia W. Peattie
  18. It seems to have worked pretty well with us so far. – The Go Ahead Boys and Simon's Mine by Ross Kay
  19. Being alone so much, and reading and thinking- I've worked it out in my own mind. – The Story Of Julia Page Works of Kathleen Norris, Volume V. by Kathleen Norris
  20. But Dale never worked it. – The Heart of the Range by William Patterson White

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